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SENATOR PARKER OPPOSES GOVERNOR'S EXCESSIVE MID-YEAR SCHOOL CUTS

FROM THE OFFICE OF STATE SENATOR KEVIN PARKER

November 9, 2009
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SENATOR PARKER CALLS FOR MARRIAGE EQUALITY BILL VOTE

 

FROM THE OFFICE OF STATE SENATOR KEVIN PARKER

November 2, 2009
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October 29, 2009
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CITIZENSHIP NOW EVENT YIELDS CROWDS OF MANY EAGER APPLICANTS

FROM THE OFFICE OF STATE SENATOR KEVIN PARKER

October 20, 2009
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SENATOR KEVIN PARKER CONGRATULATES PRESIDENT OBAMA ON WINNING NOBEL PEACE PRIZE

 SENATOR KEVIN PARKER CONGRATULATES PRESIDENT OBAMA ON WINNING PRESTIGIOUS PEACE AWARD

October 9, 2009
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September 8, 2009
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SENATOR PARKER PRESENTS CALYPSONIAN FOUNDATION WITH $1,000 CHECK

FROM THE OFFICE OF STATE SENATOR KEVIN PARKER

September 3, 2009
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August 20, 2009
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SENATOR PARKER’S URGES COMMUNITY TO DONATE BLOOD AND CHECK STATE UNCLAIMED FUNDS

SENATOR PARKER’S URGES COMMUNITY TO DONATE BLOOD AND CHECK STATE UNCLAIMED FUNDS

July 24, 2009
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SENATOR PARKER HOSTS FREE SENIORS SERVICES DAY AT DISTRICT OFFICE

FROM THE OFFICE OF STATE SENATOR KEVIN PARKER

July 14, 2009
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SENATOR PARKER'S FREE MOBILE SERIES KICKS-OFF TO A GREAT START

FROM THE OFFICE OF STATE SENATOR KEVIN PARKER

June 29, 2009
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Senator Parker Donates Prom Dresses To High School Teens At Annual Prom Dress Giveaway

Dreams do come true for hundreds of Brooklyn students this weekend

June 3, 2009
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Statement from State Senator Kevin Parker on the 'Swine Flu' virus

"I know many of us are worried about the impact of the swine influenza A (H1N1) virus on our families and our community, especially our school community. Obviously, our first concern is that we keep our children and our families as safe as possible. It is important to remember that the most effective way to fight any disease is through prevention. My colleagues and I continue to monitor the situation around the state very closely. In the meantime, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are encouraging Americans to take a few simple steps to protect their health which include:"

May 1, 2009
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Statement by State Senator Kevin Parker on the MTA's latest Financial Crisis

"After years of mismanagement and months of threatened fare hikes, the MTA now admits its most recent proposed "doomsday" fare increase is insufficient to balance its books. The MTA is demanding greater financial support from New York taxpayers even though MTA internal revenue forecasts from just three weeks ago are already coming up short.

"I have consistently opposed the MTA’s "doomsday" fare increase and the proposed imposition of bridge tolls because those measures do nothing to address the core problems of fiscal mismanagement and inefficient operations at the MTA. Instead, the MTA seeks to balance its books on the backs of commuters and local taxpayers.

April 14, 2009
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State Senator Kevin Parker votes for Rockefeller Drug Law Reform

RIPS REPUBLICANS FOR VOTING AGAINST PUBLIC SAFETY (Albany, NY)  On Thursday, April 2, 2009, Senate Democrats passed the Public Protection/General Government budget bill, which included historic reforms to the so-called “Rockefeller Drug Laws.” The Rockefeller Drug Laws imposed mandatory prison sentences on drug users, without allowing judicial discretion for extenuating circumstances, and lumped together casual or even first-time drug users with hard-core drug dealers and kingpins. 

April 3, 2009
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Senator Parker Announces Statewide Econmic Alert! As Senate Works to Pass Fair Budget Fiscal Conditions Worsen

State Revenue Drops Another $3.2 Billion, Nearly 40,000 More Claim Unemployment Each Week

Brooklyn, NY- Senator Parker announced that projected State revenues have declined by an additional $3.2 billion since February 2009 and new unemployment claims have reached 39,000 per week in March 2009, an increase of more than 20,000 compared to one year ago.

March 31, 2009
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